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West Boggs Creek Bridge

Photo 

Photo courtesy of the Indiana State Department of Natural Resource, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology.

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over West Boggs Creek on CR 600 W
Location
Martin County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1890; replaced 1995
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 30.8 ft.
Total length: 35.1 ft.
Deck width: 11.5 ft.
Also called
Martin County Bridge #36
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.71493, -86.90430   (decimal degrees)
38°42'54" N, 86°54'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/508319/4285146 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Loogootee
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
159
Inventory numbers
INNBI 5100013 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39441 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 73.9 (out of 100)
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Categories 

19th Century (6,415)
Built during 1890s (2,573)
Indiana (4,253)
Lost (19,747)
Lost 1995 (405)
Lost during 1990s (3,758)
Martin County, Indiana (47)
Pony truss (15,189)
Replaced by new bridge (13,078)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,083)
Structurally deficient (18,029)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,140)
Truss (29,882)

Update Log 

  • October 22, 2016: Updated by Mike Daffron: Added County Bridge Number
  • February 7, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com